An antique, 19th-century set of 4 Minton blue, white, and rust transferware Staffordshire soup bowls, in the "Chinese Blossom" pattern. Marked on the bottom. Mintons, Stoke on Trent, England. 10.25ʺW × 10.25ʺD × 1.75ʺH. One has spots of darkened age crazing, as shown. Light edge wear to all.